Joseph Silvestri

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Joseph P. Silvestri
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Candidate for
U.S. House, Nevada, District 4
PartyLibertarian
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Joseph P. Silvestri was a 2012 Libertarian candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 4th Congressional District of Nevada.

Silvestri was defeated by Democratic candidate Steven Horsford on November 6, 2012.[1]

Biography

Silvestri grew up on Long Island, New York. After obtaining his B.A. from SUNY at New Paltz and his M.A. from SUNY at Stonybrook, Silvestri moved to Las Vegas in 1997. He currently works for the Clark County school district as a geography teacher. He also works as a realtor for Realty Success Systems, Ltd.[2]

Elections

2012

See also: Nevada's 4th Congressional District elections, 2012

Silvestri ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent Nevada's 4th District. Silvestri ran unopposed in the primary on June 12, 2012.

U.S. House, Nevada District 4 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngSteven Horsford 50.1% 120,501
     Republican Danny Tarkanian 42.1% 101,261
     Libertarian Joseph P. Silvestri 3.9% 9,341
     Independent American Party of Nevada Floyd Fitzgibbons 3.9% 9,389
Total Votes 240,492
Source: Nevada Secretary of State "U.S. House of Representatives Results"

Personal

Silvestri and his wife, Julie, have one son and one daughter.[2]

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